Virtual Food Drive Toolkit

Our fundraisers have done some incredible things to build a hunger-free community. They’re sharing new ideas every day.

What’s yours? Use these tips and tools to get started.

Start Your Virtual Food Drive

Step 1: Take Action

Decide to help Second Harvest and our partners distribute nutritious food to our community.

  • Pick a name. Choose a photo. Set a goal. How many meals do you want to help provide? A $1 donation helps provide enough food for two meals. Use the checklist, images, Zoom background and social press kit to kick off your fundraiser.

Step 2: Share

Tell your friends and family how many meals you want to help provide and ask them to join you. For example, when you raise $5,000 you are helping to provide nearly 120 local families of four with enough food for breakfast, lunch and dinner for a week.

  1. Share these photos, posters and emails to your community so they can help build a hunger-free community with you. Don’t forget to create a QR code to share your drive!
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Step 3: Celebrate

Individuals like you provide the majority of our funding. We can’t do this work alone. Thank you!

  • Congratulate and thank those who joined by personalizing our thank you email. Share your success and how many meals you helped provide to your community.
Personalize your thank you email

The possibilities are limitless

Need inspiration? Check out our “get creative” page and these drives that left a lasting impression.

Start Your Virtual Food Drive

Need help or want to learn more?

Our team is here to help.

Email us at drives@shfb.org or call us at 866-234-3663.

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